The North Face Switchback

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Probably one of the best trail shoes ever made. You…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $69


Probably one of the best trail shoes ever made.


  • Awesome traction
  • Replaceable soft spikes, well made, virtually indestructible
  • Makes a great golf shoe too


  • Unfortunately this shoe is no longer available

You can run up the side of your house in these babies, awesome traction and durability. Easily replace the Q-Lok soft spikes at any golf shop. Trouble is, finding the shoe.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The North Face Switchback Trail Running shoe eats up the miles through an innovative cleat system that adapts to fill all of your traction needs. Two interchangeable cleat lengths supply a tenacious grip in all trail conditions from bone dry to heavy mud, slush, packed snow and ice.


Features:The most technically advanced trail running/adventure racing shoe ever built.UpperHighly breathable Dri-lex

- US Outdoor Store

The North Face Switchback


The Switchback has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$65.95 - $140.00

The North Face Switchback is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen sometime before 2006 at Altrec Outdoors.

If you're looking for a new trail running shoe, check out the best reviewed current models.